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A lil’ something for Jolly Ole’ St. Nick…

Do you hear what I hear???? 🙂 It’s the sound of shopping bags jam packed with gifts, crackling fire from fireplaces, “oohs” and “awws” from the neighbors as they drive from house to house looking at Christmas lights, and my exhilarated cry at 5pm on December 23rd because  I have 10 days off from work in […]

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Something for everyone…

I’ve spoken of my love for chocolate, but you also know from reading my previous blog entries that I love warm spicy flavors too! Sometimes there is nothing like a good oatmeal cookie. Yummmm… Most oatmeal cookies I find has raisins in it, which are definitely tasty, but I substitute dried cranberries in my oatmeal […]

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Sometimes too much of a good thing is not enough…

I can’t recall there every being a time that I have had too much chocolate. I know I echo many people’s thoughts when I say chocolate has magical powers. It really does! One bite of chocolate can instantly alter my mood; I can go from grumpy to perky, gloomy to cheerful, annoyed to content, the […]

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Sugar, spice, and everything nice…

Almost every baked good I bake has cinnamon in it; so needless to say, I am a huge snickerdoodle cookie fan. I love the warm spicy taste mixed with the sweetness of the sugar that fully coats the buttery cookie. It’s absolute heaven.  As delicious and popular as these cookies are in my opinion it’s […]

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

As sad as I am to see fall pass us by I have to say that I am excited about December. This month is filled with sparkly lights, hot chocolate, gifts wrapped with large bows, my birthday (hint hint to all my friends and family out there 🙂 ) and COOKIES! I love that during […]

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Like Christmas morning…

It’s finally October, my favorite month! I woke up with extra pep in my step on Saturday because I finally got to put out my Fall decorations. Now there are no Griswald comparisons that can be made with my house, but I do love decorating the mantle, tables, and my front door with leaf garlands, […]

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

I absolutely love fall, its hands down my favorite season. To me it signifies a new year, a new beginning, a fresh start, so much more than January does. In the season that buzzes with anticipation you can choose to wear scarfs, blazers, tights, boots, etc. because you want to, not because you have to. […]

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